No. 24 Texas 61, California 60

Chassidy Fussell gave Texas its only lead of the game when she

scored with 1:11 left Saturday to lift the No. 24 Longhorns over

California 61-60 in the Rainbow Wahine Showdown.

Fussell finished with 15 points to pace Texas (4-1) to its

fourth straight victory. Yvonne Anderson added 14 points and

Ashleigh Fontenette 12. Ashley Gayle had 11 rebounds.

Layshia Clarendon led the Golden Bears (3-2) with 13 points.

Linsday Sherbert had 11 and Reshanda Gray 10, giving her five

straight double-digit games to open her collegiate career. Gennifer

Brandon grabbed 12 rebounds.

The Bears used a 12-0 run for a 16-4 edge with 14:25 left in the

half and led 30-24 at intermission.

California outrebounded Texas 40-31 but committed 23 turnovers

to the Longhorns’ 16.